Charlo – A History of the Cajuns (in story and song) CD


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A bilingual presentation of “A History of the Cajuns” in story and song by Charlo. Produced, compiled, and arranged in association with the St. Pierre Historical and Genealogical Society. A Louisiana songwriter’s account of the history of the Acadians. Each event in time is described in narrative and then accompanied by a song written and performed by Charlo. 12-page CD booklet with song translations included.

01- intro by Brittany Guilbeau and Charlo
02- Ma belle terre Acadie (My Beautiful Land Acadia)
03- intro by Ima W. Williams and Charlo
04- N’oubliez pas (We Don’t Forget)
05- intro by Caroll Guilbeau and Charlo
06- Separe (Separated)
07- intro by Marcus Trautmann and Charlo
08- Sur le bayou a soir (On the Bayou Tonight)
09- intro by Kade Monlezun and Charlo
10- Ils ont fait la vie (They Made A Life)
11- intro by Briggite G. McDonald and Charlo
12- Long temps passe (A Long Time Ago)
13- intro by Lynette W. Wellmeier and Charlo
14- Ils aiment danser (They Love To Dance)
15- intro by Mark Guilbeau and Charlo
16- La vieille maison (The Old House)
17- intro by Mary Ruth G. Bernard and Charlo
18- Pauvre vieux Papa (Poor Old Papa)
19- intro by Kandy W. Guilbeau and Charlo
20- La premiere chose Mon Mon ma montre etait parler Francais (The First Thing Mon Mon Taught Me Was To Speak French)
21- intro by Charlo
22- “Swamp Pop” Nu (My Roots Run Deep)
23- narrative by Charlo, Brittany Guilbeau, Madeline Guilbeau, Robert Stewart, Marcus Trautman
24- My Roots Run Deep
25- closing credits

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